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Ending the year with Thanks to Maddie!

Published: Dec 28th, 2016

As 2016 comes to an end, we would like to recognize Maddie’s Fund® for their generous support of our Program, and for their visionary commitment to the power of shelter medicine to save lives.

Have the happiest of holidays!

Published: Dec 21st, 2016

From all of us at the Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program at the University of Florida, wishes for the brightest of holidays to all who have worked so hard to transform animal sheltering this year!

Study: Is there a single-dose treatment for coccidiosis in shelter dogs and cats?

Published: Dec 15th, 2016

Shelter pets would be a lot better off if there were a single-dose, affordable treatment for coccidiosis, a protozoal infection that causes diarrhea in dogs and cats, particularly in vulnerable puppies and kittens.

UF shelter medicine alum is helping end stray dog culling in Myanmar

Published: Dec 8th, 2016

Can the wide-scale and inhumane killing of stray dogs to control rabies in Myanmar come to an end? With the help of animal lovers in the region and the leadership of a Maddie’s Shelter Medicine alum, they can.